Interview with Don Atwood conducted by Diana Clanin. Donald K. Atwood was born in Burlington, VT and among his extensive education holds two MFA degrees in Dance Choreography and Dance Design (2001) from the University of North Carolina/Greensboro (UNCG). He was a dancer, choreographer, and dance reviewer. Atwood has been the artistic director for the Colorado-based dance company Dança Nova from 1994 until 2015, and published dance reviews on his website, World Dance Reviews. Don passed away in 2015.